motivation

mind

This Is What it Takes to Change Bad Luck

Here’s why some people seem to win more than others.
Eric Spitznagel
8.13.18
psychology

Telling People to Find Their Passion Is Bad Advice

Here's what we should probably tell each other instead.
جيسيكا دوري
7.11.18
money brain

What Citi Bike Taught Me About Sticking to Good Habits

Tangible rewards are the key to staying motivated. Fun, a feeling of accomplishment, and money all do the trick for me.
Anita Hamilton
7.5.18
Work

Your Boss Should Pay You to Have More Fun at Work

Letting your mind roam, even during work hours, can lead to more creative ideas. A pay bump does the trick too.
Rick Paulas
5.22.18
VICE Sports

Dirk Nowitzki's Trainer Roasts Him for Being Old, Wants to be Paid in Bitcoin

The Dallas Mavericks legend's trainer told him "your full court sprints are timed with a calendar."
Sean Newell
5.1.18
psychology

Imagining How Your Resolutions Will Fail Might Help You Keep Them

This is the ultimate week to consign your mounting failures to the past and start fresh.
Grant Stoddard
1.3.18
Transformations

There Are No Tricks to Losing 125 Pounds

I just kept it simple and consistent.
Mike Zimmerman
7.7.17
A Year of Lil Wayne

A Year of Lil Wayne: Kelly Rowland's "Motivation"

Lil Wayne is, to quote a real live former member of Destiny's Child, "just an artist that loves music."
Kyle Kramer
3.27.17
Phys Ed

You Lack Discipline

This is how you get it.
Greg Presto
2.16.17
Phys Ed

Use Science to Build a Better Workout Playlist

Why you shouldn't save your 'power song' for the last minute and other useful factoids.
Greg Presto
2.10.17
Fighting Words

New Year's Resolutions Are the Worst Way to Make a Change

Don't be mad, we're just saving you the effort.
McKenzie Maxson
12.29.16
Sports

I Tried 'Psycle,' the UK's Newest Fitness Fad, to See if It Would Heal My Soul

I took the high-intensity spin class that promises to change your life as well as your body.
Sophie Wilkinson
4.6.16
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